Collaborative leader with strong ability to facilitate
     consensus by utilizing a collegial approach;


  Proficient in state-of-the-art communication technology
     and ability to use it creatively and effectively;


  Marketing and public relations experience in media
     and non-profit arenas;


  Exceptional oral and written communication skills. 

Current Employment

SeniorLAW Center, Philadelphia, PA

Director of Pro Bono Action for Community Impact

Television Experience

NBC Universal, Philadelphia, PA                     1991 - 2015 

Anchor - Reporter 

WXIA-NBC, Atlanta, GA                                1990 - 1991


Fox Network, Los Angeles, CA                        1989 - 1990 

Science Correspondent

WTEN, Albany, NY                                       1988 - 1989 

Science Correspondent


PBS NJN, Trenton, NJ                                    1987 – 1988 

Field Producer and Ancho

Legal Experience

Hughes, Hubbard, Reed, NY, NY                    1982 - 1988

Litigation Associate

U.S. Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit, Detroit, MI         1983 - 1985

Law Clerk for Hon. Damon J. Keith


Johns Hopkins University - Trustee                    2012 - Present

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Trustee                2003 – Present


Springside Chestnut Hill Academy - Trustee       2010 - Present

New York Bar Association                              1983 (Admitted)

Professional Appearances (Partial list)

Women in Tech Summit, Philadelphia, PA

Keynote Speaker

University of Pennsylvania Women of Color Conference, Philadelphia, PA

Keynote Speaker

Lutheran Seminary Women's Health Summit, Philadelphia, PA

Keynote Speaker

Moore College of Art and Design Women's Leadership Conference, Philadelphia, PA

Keynote Speaker

Strayer University, Philadelphia, PA

Commencement Speaker

Girard College, Philadelphia, PA

Commencement Speaker



Awards & Honors (Partial list)

Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame Award for Lifetime Achievement
in Broadcasting Communications

Lincoln University Lion Award in Media


West Chester University of Pennsylvania Patricia Grasty Gaines Endowment Award for Multicultural Education


University of Pennsylvania Alumni Award of Merit

Johns Hopkins Society of Black Alumni President’s Award


White and Williams LPP Virginia Barton Wallace Award for
Journalism Excellence 


Philadelphia City Council Citation for Commitment to Community Service in Support of DeSean Jackson Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Kappa Community Development Corporation African American Women Achiever Award


YMCA Philadelphia Outstanding Achiever Communications Award


Joan Shepp Women in the Media of Substance and Style

Black History Month Award






Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Bachelor of Arts - Political Science


University of Pennsylvania School of Law, Philadelphia, PA

Juris Doctor


University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

Master of Arts - Journalism